Clowns can find laughter in even the grimmest situations in life, and that’s what Cirque Du Soleil’s Corteo
is all about. The clown at the center of the story is dying—which doesn’t sound particularly humorous or light.
But at the end of his life, he watches a parade go by of all the people he’s touched and those who have made an impact
on his life.
Corteo is an Italian word for “cortege,” a procession of sorts. The story of Corteo is about a clown on his
deathbed watching the procession of everyone he’s ever known passing by his bedside. This moving and philosophical
work will inspire debate about its themes while also inspiring wonder at the amazing acting, costumes and acrobatics of the
If you live in Seattle, now’s the time to act. Corteo is a very unique show, and one you don’t want to miss.
Make sure you look up and see which Corteo Seattle tickets are still
left—they tend to sell out pretty fast. Cirque Du Soleil tickets are items
that can always be expected to sell out pretty quickly and there’s no exception here.